Salzburg City Tour Plus Austrian Lake District and Mountains

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This afternoon tour starts with a panoramic tour of Salzburg which will provide you with an opportunity to see as many historical and cultural (...)

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Overview Location: Salzburg, Austria
Your tour will commence from Mirabell Square and take you through Mozarteum, the new part of the City, then continue to Mozart's Residence. Continue over the Staatsbrucke into the baroque Old Town with its resplendent Dome and the festival quarter.

Passing the Nonnberg Abbey you will see Castle Leopoldskron, used as the von Trapp family home in the film, "Sound of Music". The tour will then return to Mirabell Square where the lake and mountains tour will commence with a scenic view of Salzburg. You will be introduced to many scenic and historical landmarks on the way to the beautiful Lake District, such as the impressive hunting castle Fuschl, today a luxury hotel, where the Prince Archbishops spent many seasons.

In St Wolfgang there is time to visit the famous winged gothic altar by Michael Pacher, and there will be a stop at the White Horse Inn for refreshments. From St Wolfgang you be able to enjoy a 25 minute boat ride (May 1 - October 26 only) to St Gilgen, where Mozart's mother was born, on the other side of Lake Wolfgang.

Passing Castle Huttenstein, you will continue along the Mondsee. The ever-changing and contrasting scenery will make this tour an unforgettable memory and is a must for every visitor to Salzburg.
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
What you can expect This afternoon tour starts with a panoramic tour of Salzburg which will provide you with an opportunity to see as many historical and cultural highlights as possible in the city where Mozart was born. Then, you'll experience the breathtaking beauty of one of Austria's most beautiful regions - the Lake District just beyond the gates of Salzburg.

Practical information


What's inside

  • English speaking guide
  • Lake cruise (May 01 to October 26 only)

What's NOT inside

  • Hotel drop off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional info

  • Non-exchangeable, non-refundable.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please note: this tour involves a moderate amount of walking and a good level of mobility is required

Departure point:

Hubert-Sattler-Gasse 1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria

Duration:

5 hours

Frequency:

Daily

Departure time:

1:00 PM

Return details:

Returns to original departure point

Reviews & ratings

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2018/01/02
    "The first part of the tour was just ok. he took us all over but he didn't want to answer questions. The second part was amazing. The tour guide was very (...) "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2011/10/05
    "Very nice afternoon. 1 hour in the city. About 4 hours visiting lakes and hills. Included 45 minutes boat ride. "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2014/12/29
    "Nice "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2017/11/05
    "Awesome experience... Thanks to our tour guide who made our tour more enjoyable. "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2007/08/24
    "The guide is excellent. The Lakes and Mountains tour was great. I enjoyed the boat trip. "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2010/11/20
    "This was a great tour, first the city, where the guide was very informative and the lakes and mountains were amazing. "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2011/05/06
    "This company was AMAZING, GREAT tour, GREAT guide, and a GREAT company! We missed our scheduled reservation because of a train mishap, but the company was very (...) "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2011/06/21
    "Wonderful tour,would definitely recommend to all my friends. The group size was great and the tour guides were very friendly and informative. I especially enjoyed my (...) "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2011/06/26
    "Really nice! Excellent guide "

  • Panoramic Salzburg City Tour plus Austrian Lakes and Mountains Sightseeing Tour | . | 2011/09/21
    "This is one of the most picturesque areas I have seen in Salzburg. The boat ride on Lake Wolfgang is well worth it and the unique town of St. Gilgen is absolutely (...) "

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